Media Contacts

Office of Media Relations
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Washington, D.C. 20052

Phone: 202-994-6460
Fax: 202-994-9025
E-mail: gwmedia@gwu.edu

 

George Washington University Experts Available to Speak about the State of the Union Address

January 23, 2014

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Angela Olson
202-994-3087; olsona@gwu.edu

Nicole Carlotto
202-994-6466; nfcarlotto@gwu.edu                                                                                                          

WASHINGTON— George Washington University has several faculty experts available to make predictions about President Barack Obama’s upcoming State of the Union Address, and to analyze the speech taking place on Tuesday, Jan. 28.

To schedule an interview with an expert, please contact the Office of Media Relations at gwmedia@gwu.edu or 202-994-6460.

Lara Brown
Director of the Political Management Graduate Program
Professor Brown can comment on income inequality issues and how the State of the Union relates to the 2016 presidential race.
You can view video of Professor Brown commenting on the State of the Union here.

Joseph Cordes
Associate Director, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Cordes is an expert in tax, budget and regulatory policy.

Michael Cornfield
Associate Professor of Political Management and Research Director of the Global Center for Political Engagement
Professor Cornfield is an expert on presidential rhetoric. He can comment on how rhetoric relates to the theater style of the State of the Union.

Susan Dudley
Director, GW Regulatory Studies Center; Research Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Dudley is an expert in regulations.

Stuart Kasdin
Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Kasdin is an expert in budget policy and has past experience working in the federal government.

Jill Kasle
Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Kasle is an expert in telecommunications and communications law and policy.

Mark Kennedy
Director of the Graduate School of Political Management
Professor Kennedy is available to comment on White House and Congressional relations, and immigration issues.

Kathryn Newcomer
Director, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration; Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Newcomer is an expert in the evaluation of programs and policies and evidence-based policy.

Amit Ronen
Director, GW Solar Institute; Professor of Practice of Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Ronen is an expert in clean energy and climate change.

Gregory D. Squires
Professor of Sociology and Public Policy and Public Administration
Professor Squires is an expert in foreclosures, housing discrimination, housing finance and urban development.

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